Safeguarding and Child Protection
Designated Safeguard Lead: Mr Jack Horwell
Deputy Designated Safeguard Leads: Miss Amelia Clarke, Mrs Felicity Bailey and Mrs Jessica Harvey (Maternity)
Safeguarding Level 3 trained key staff: Miss Lisa Higham (Parent Support)
Safeguarding Governor: Mrs Ali Hirons
What is Safeguarding?
Safeguarding is the action that is taken to promote the welfare of children and protect them from harm.
protecting children from abuse and maltreatment
preventing harm to children’s health or development
ensuring children grow up with the provision of safe and effective care
taking action to enable all children and young people to have the best outcomes.
Child protection is part of the safeguarding process. It focuses on protecting individual children identified as suffering or likely to suffer significant harm